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PRIVATIZING PUBLIC EDUCATION
Why Our Kids Don't Love School Anymore
Film Editor, Director at FluidNY and public school parent in B...
Parents and students talked about the dramatic changes in curriculum and a flood of test prep in classes and homework. Some spoke about the massive expenditures for technology and testing materials, as hands-on instructional time declined.
The Day the Music Died
Historian, professor, education activist and author of Teachin...
Even as the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame makes its home in the city of Cleveland, the measure before the board may literally cut the musical heart out of Ohio's public schools.
The Corporate Takeover of Public Education
President, American Federation of School Administrators
Will they create a world of equal opportunity that is the spirit animating our nation's education professionals? Or will they create a world to their liking in which parents and professional educators will have little or any voice?
What Happens if Public Education Is Privatized? Clues From the Health Care Fiasco
Social studies educator, Hofstra University, my opinions, of c...
The near religious commitment of the United States to private for-profit administration of social programs has proved to be an economic disaster. Health insurance and education are not an entitlements. They should be social rights.
Ruling Expected On Constitutionality Of Nation's Largest Voucher Program
Enrollment In Indiana Voucher Program Skyrockets In 2nd Year
The New U.S. Visa Rush: Build A Charter School, Get A Green Card
Philly Charter Schools Impose 'Significant Barriers To Entry'
Out-Of-State, International Students Used To Fill Budget Gaps (SLIDESHOW)
Obama, Romney Battle Over Private Sector In Education
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School Vouchers Make A Comeback, Stir Concerns About Quality
How Private-Public Collaboration Can Improve U.S. Education
Private Consultants Shape Public Schools Transformation, Shaving $50 Million
Finding Value in the Business of Schools
Program Director, Turnaround For Children
The idea of education as a business tends to conjure up images of schools where there is little regard for workplace quality or for joyous endeavors. But the fact is, successful schools, like many successful businesses, can be client-driven, adhering to the adage that the customer comes first.
Louisiana's Bold Bid To Privatize Public Schools
Michigan Senate Approves Charter School Expansion
Privatization Of Michigan Public Schools 'Very Real' Threat
Why the Republicans Hate NPR
Political Organizer, Strategist, Author; Partner Democracy Par...
Yesterday, Republicans in the House passed a bill with no Democratic support to cut off funding for NPR altogether and to restrict local public radio stations from using federal funds from buying programing from NPR.
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